To be eligible for treatment under GESY you must be an eligible resident.

Finding a personal GP, specialist or dentist is fairly straightforward in Cyprus.

Please click here for more details and information on finding a GP, specialist or dentist in Cyprus.

Private Medical Practitioners

Cyprus has a comprehensive range of private medical facilities including Hospitals, GP’s, Specialists and Dentists across the Island. Access can be obtained by arranging a personal appointment.


There are chemists available across the Island providing access to healthcare expertise and medical provisions. Most generally prescribed medicine is available at government-controlled prices. In addition to prescribed medicine, pharmacies dispense a wide range of healthcare and medicines for individuals to help with minor ailments that do not need the intervention of a doctor.

Latest News

Joint statement on the Withdrawal Agreement

Joint statement on the Withdrawal Agreement Joint Committee and Trade and Cooperation Agreement Partnership Council meetings, 24 March 2023 The UK Foreign Secretary James Cleverly and European Commission Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič gave a joint UK-EU statement on...

Attendance Allowance for UK pensioners in Cyprus

Attendance Allowance is a (UK benefit) that is not means tested to help pay for care for the elderly. Attendance Allowance is only available to people who are in receipt of a UK state pension. (There are different allowances for people below state pensionable age)....

Online appointments for immigration……………………

The online platform to make appointments at the immigration department has been taken down and new arrangements will be in place as of Monday, Interior Minister Constantinos Ioannou said on Sunday. Please read here for more information 

Help Desk

Do you need advice on matters relating to living, working or retiring in Cyprus?

Whether you already live on island or plan to move out to Cyprus, the Cyprus Residents Planning Group can help navigate you through the visa and residency permit procedures.